Martin joined the ISB in 1989, and has served under three ISB conductors - Colonel Ray Bowes and Colonel Robert Redhead as well as Stephen Cobb.
Martin attends The Hendon Corps, together with his wife, Lyn. He has served in the corps band there since 1978 and was, up until recently, the Band Secretary.
Professionally, Martin runs his own HR and Management Consultancy. He is the former HR Director of four major organisations including The Metropolitan Police in London.